Former Viz Media Exec Rob Pereyda Moves to Netflix
posted on by Alex Mateo
Rob Pereyda's LinkedIn page lists that he became the new head of anime, editorial, and publishing at Netflix in Tokyo in April. Pereyda worked at Viz Media as vice president of business development and strategy from May 2016 to January 2020.
Pereyda joined Crunchyroll as vice president of licensing in March 2008, and he was responsible for negotiating with Japanese production companies and licensors to acquire titles for Crunchyroll's streams. He stepped down in 2011.